Key wont work!!
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This is the message I keep getting!! Im very frustrated.
09/25/2012 12:47 PMPosted by KopeySame problem here. I got mine at WalMart
First, it's important to rule out any sort of browser issue. Clearing your cookies/cache - trying another browser usually resolves that, if that is the issue.
Next, if at all possible - have someone else read the code while you input it. Many digits can look a lot alike and those codes are VERY long.
My collector's editions for me and my spouse both worked just fine, from Best Buy.
I went to the account page from the link HERE on the forum and logged in, then went to summary tab, highlighted the account I wanted to upgrade, and in the lower right of the whole web page I saw a pandaria upgrade box, one of which had the option to add a game key. I took that, and saw it said spaces and hyphens were not necessary. Looking at the game box insert I saw the letters were all caps.
So, not wanting to take chances, I put caps lock on and didn't put in any spaces or hypens when I typed it in...typed it all as one massive string of jumbled letters and numbers with no breaks.
Worked just fine, both boxes.
Something to look out for, Capital letter B and digit 8 look almost identical in the font they are using on the inserts that have the keys on them. If you see what you think is a B or an 8, look extra hard and make sure you are choosing the right thing to type. C's and G's are a little similar too. (added edit: a later poster said 2 V's one right after another look like W's...another thing to be on the lookout for. Long story short, stare hard at that key to make sure you really are seeing the characters you think you are seeing).
So...long story short, one method to success is caps lock, leave out hyphens, and make sure the font isn't confusing you and making you type the wrong thing.
Guessing that there may be a web page bug and either they don't recognize lower case or they don't like hyphens or spaces and are treating those as part of the code if you actually type them, resulting in the code being interpretted wrong by the web page. Just a guess. If anyone finds that to be true, or figures out font was confusing them, please post back your success story for others in case they are having the same problem.
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